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Table 5 Employment, working hours and continued professional development (CPD)

From: The chiropractic profession in Denmark 2010–2014: a descriptive report

General employment a 2010 (n = 393) 2012 (n = 469) 2014 (n = 454)
 Owner of a clinic 56 % 58 % 58 %
 Employed by a private clinic 32 % 32 % 30 %
 Employed in the public sector 11 % 10 % 12 %
 Employed by health insurance comp. 13 % 7 % 6 %
 Other 8 % 4 % 3 %
 Missing 1 % 1 % 4 %
Total working hours pr. week 2010 (n = 393) 2012 (n = 469) 2014 (n = 454)
 More than 37 h 30 % 32 % 31 %
 30–37 h 48 % 46 % 46 %
 25–29 h 13 % 12 % 12 %
 20–24 h 4 % 5 % 4 %
 Less than 20 h 2 % 3 % 4 %
 Missing 4 % 2 % 3 %
Hours of CPD pr. year 2010 (n = 388) 2012 (n = 469) 2014 (n = 454)
 0 h Not available 1 % 5 %
 1–10 h Not available 13 % 21 %
 11–20 h Not available 16 % 22 %
 21–30 h Not available 20 % 18 %
 31–40 h Not available 12 % 11 %
 41–50 h Not available 6 % 6 %
 More than 50 h Not available 20 % 15 %
 Missing Not available 13 % 3 %
  1. aThe possibility to give more than one answer was explicitly stated in the questionnaire